Cohousing in the News


Arizona Daily Star


Building Tucson: III Oaks Development creates new/old architecture
Arizona Daily Star
She believes in the “cohousing” concept — neighborhoods that combine extensive common facilities with private homes — and is looking for land to create such a community for one of her next projects. She envisions homes of 800 to 1,000 square feet ...


OZY


Could Architecture Keep You Young? | Fast Forward | OZY
OZY
Over the past 22 years, retiree Bruce Coldham has watched three cohorts of children grow up in his beloved Pine Street Cohousing Community in western ...

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Work begins on Bristol Village housing project
Addison County Independent
Bristol Village Cohousing, a 14-unit project that bills itself as an “eco-village” is inviting the public to a ribbon cutting ceremony this Saturday, Sept. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at 16 North St. After the event, tours of the site will be available. The ...

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Bohn Farm Partnership buys land for Longmont cohousing community
Longmont Times-Call
The Bohn Farm Cohousing Community planned for the southwest corner of Spruce Avenue and Grant Street in Longmont took another step recently as a group of investors and future residents purchased the property. The cohousing community is slated to ...



Bohn Farm Partnership buys land for Longmont cohousing community
Longmont Times-Call
The Bohn Farm Cohousing Community planned for the southwest corner of Spruce Avenue and Grant Street in Longmont took another step recently as a group of investors and future residents purchased the property. The cohousing community is slated to ...


Bend Bulletin


'The Art of Waiting:' What to expect when you're still not expecting
Bend Bulletin
(When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling live in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about hippies.) Yet Boggs has done something quite lovely and laudable with “The Art of Waiting”: She's given a cold, ...

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Bend Bulletin


'The Art of Waiting:' What to expect when you're still not expecting;
Bend Bulletin
The Art of Waiting: On Fertility, Medicine, and Motherhood” by Belle Boggs (242 pages, Graywolf Press, $16)The female body, as any owner knows, can be a ...

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In Memoriam: Joani Blank
San Francisco Bay Times
Other entities deeply important to Joani are cohousing; the Human Awareness Institute; and the UU Church (which isn't surprising, given its own revolutionary track record on behalf of sex education)––and someone was on hand from each of these to talk ...


Idaho Statesman


'The Art of Waiting': What expect when you're still not expecting
Idaho Statesman
(When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling lives in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about hippies.) Yet Boggs has done something quite lovely and laudable with “The Art of Waiting”: She's given a cold, ...

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El Nuevo Dia.com


Crece la tendencia del 'cohousing' en España y Estados Unidos
El Nuevo Dia.com
Desde hace años, el llamado “cohousing” ('covivienda' en español) se ha convertido en una tendencia creciente en países como España y Estados Unidos. Según el periódico argentino Clarín, en esos dos países han surgido pueblos donde los adultos ...


New York Times


Review: 'The Art of Waiting,' What to Expect When You're Still Not Expecting
New York Times
For all Ms. Boggs's sensitivity to diversity, she seldom strays from her own artist milieu to do her interviews. (When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling live in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about ...



GCSC to host Cohousing Community Empowerment Conference
The News Herald
Conference presenters will discuss the cohousing concept and how it is used to empower communities to become self-sustaining, as well as more collaborative among its residents, according to a news release. Cohousing is a concept where a community ...



Cohousing the Next Boom for Boomers
Lexology (registration)
Traditionally, cohousing developments have been grassroots, grown from an existing group of friends or relations seeking to create their own community. As such, the legal structures governing cohousing have been largely informal or ad hoc ...


Het Nieuwsblad


Cohousing zit in de lift in Leuven (Leuven) - Het Nieuwsblad
Het Nieuwsblad
Na het cohousingproject Botanico op de Kapucijnenvoer eerder dit jaar dient cohousing De Sijs langs de Geldenaaksebaan in Heverlee binnen enkele weken ...

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Cohousing the Next Boom for Boomers
Lexology (registration)
Traditionally, cohousing developments have been grassroots, grown from an existing group of friends or relations seeking to create their own community. As such, the legal structures governing cohousing have been largely informal or ad hoc ...


Atlanta Magazine


East Lake Commons
Atlanta Magazine
Located on 20 acres just a few miles east of downtown, East Lake Commons is a community built around intergenerational cohousing and shared resources. Homes have zero-step entrances with doorways wide enough for wheelchairs and walkers.


The Journal


Women lost in wilderness 'thought we were going to die'
The Journal
Ronda Ramsier, left, and Carol Powell set out for a day hike Aug. 12 in the high country northeast of Vallecito Reservoir with their llamas, Dawson and Chai. The women became lost and spent two cold nights in the Weminuche Wilderness before being ...


la VOCE del TRENTINO


"Cohousing, io cambio status": domande entro il 31 agosto - La ...
la VOCE del TRENTINO
Sostenere un percorso di crescita individuale e sociale che possa portare ad una autonomia economica e abitativa. È questo l'obiettivo che si propone il ...
Cohousing, fino al 31 agosto si accettano le domande | l'Adige.itl'Adige - Quotidiano indipendente del Trentino Alto Adige

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Clarín.com


Que és CoHousing: Casas para envejecer con los amigos
Clarín.com
Desde hace unos años en España y en Estados Unidos han surgido pueblos donde los adultos mayores poseen sus viviendas individuales pero comparten servicios comunes y actividades recreativas y sociales. COHOUSING. Cada casa tiene una ...


Clarín.com


Que és CoHousing: Casas para envejecer con los amigos
Clarín.com
Desde hace unos años en España y en Estados Unidos han surgido pueblos donde los adultos mayores poseen sus viviendas individuales pero comparten servicios comunes y actividades recreativas y sociales. COHOUSING. Cada casa tiene una ...



'Deep green' architect to talk at Antioch College
Yellow Springs News
McLennan has designed dozens of innovative green projects around the world, and was recently announced as the designer for Antioch College Village's cohousing pilot. Seattle-based McLennan and his team will be on campus during the weekend for a ...


Charlottesville Tomorrow


Cohousing community coming to Crozet ⋅ Charlottesville Tomorrow
Charlottesville Tomorrow
Emerson Commons will have 26 residential units, including multifamily and single family attached and detached units. 1 · More news for Emerson Commons ».

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Valley News


'One Hand Washing the Other'
Valley News
Cedar Mountain Farm, which is at Cobb Hill Cohousing, includes 4 acres of vegetables and 60 Jersey cows. The farm sells some of its milk to Cobb Hill Cheese, which turns the milk into cheese and frozen yogurt. The rest of the farm's milk is shipped to ...


Building Design


Could cohousing really take off in the UK?
Building Design
Cohousing, or community-led housing, is nothing new – people have been coming together to build homes and communities around the world for many years. However, as the traditional routes to long-term tenure become increasingly unaffordable we're ...


C-VILLE Weekly


Living room: Community housing makes a comeback in Crozet
C-VILLE Weekly
He will be able to play safely outdoors with other neighborhood kids—in typical cohousing fashion, homes face a pedestrian area and cars are relegated to the development's periphery. And their hope, say the Gammons, is that this lifestyle will ...

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